Grant Training Aligned with Your Grant Needs. 

Learn how to be grant ready with our application and management training options.

Grants Works is a Certified Fund Raising Executive Approved Continuing Education Provider

Full participation in one or more of the training below is applicable for points in Category 1.B - Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Other continuing education credit certifications are pending.

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Popular Classes

Let's Get Grant Ready!

Join us for a live goal planning session. You will learn how to become grant ready to access grants that can expand the organization’s capacity to serve more people and impact more communities. Registration includes live instruction and a customized workbook.

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Learn How to Apply for and Manage Federal Grants

We will teach you the ‘must know’ basics of federal grants.You’ll get a solid overview of federal grants and an in-depth summary of the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

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Federal Grants Simplified Bootcamp

This federal grant application management training is certified for 9 CFRE points. It was created to help current and prospective grantees understand federal grants from the basics to grant closeout. When you register, you get instant access to all six modules, an application checklist, and other valuable resources.

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Get Grant Ready

Let's Get Grant Ready!

Join us for a live goal planning session. You will learn how to become grant ready to access grants that can expand the organization’s capacity to serve more people and impact more communities. Registration includes live instruction and a customized workbook.

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Now's the Time: Learn to Search & Apply for Federal Grants

Are you "government grant ready?" This detailed webinar replay will provide you with the practical knowledge to get started. You will also get an overview of federal grants, how to apply, and how to spot key details in a NOFO.

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How to Apply For and Manage A Federal Grant

This detailed one hour training will teach you the ‚Äėmust know‚Äô basics of federal grants. You‚Äôll get a solid overview of how to apply for and manage federal grants and an in-depth summary of the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund¬†authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

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Grant Applications

The ULTIMATE Government Grant Application Checklist

We created the Ultimate Government Grant Application Checklist to position organizations for pre-award preparedness. If you have ever attempted to apply for a city, county, state, or federal grant, you know it can seem like a daunting task. The Grants Works team compiled what we believe may be the ultimate government grant application checklist and we're sharing it with you.

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Your Shortcut to Finding Mission-aligned Local, State and Federal Grants

During this live training, we will teach you how to find local, state and federal government grants that are well-aligned with your organization or company’s programs, projects and services. You will also learn how to maximize your Grants.gov search and how to find out which similar programs and projects have already been funded and by which agencies.

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Now's the Time: Learn to Search & Apply for Federal Grants

If you want to apply for federal or other government grants but find the process overwhelming, this detailed webinar replay will provide you with the practical knowledge to get started. You will also get an overview of federal grants, awarding agencies, learn about discretionary vs. formula grants, how to optimize your search for funding, how to apply, and how to spot key details in a NOFO.

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Grant Management

Federal Grants Simplified Membership

Join the membership and save countless hours of research on how to find, obtain, and manage federal and other government grants.

Members get a one-hour consultation after three months of membership plus instant access to: (1) How to Apply For and Manage Federal Grants, (2) Your Shortcut to Finding Government Grants: Local, State and Federal, (3) The Ultimate Government Grant Application Checklist, (4) Let's Get Grant Ready, (5) Federal Grants Simplified Bootcamp, (6) Now’s the Time: Learn About Federal Grants and Optimize the Application Process, and (7) The Ultimate Government Grant Application Checklist.

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Requirements for Passthrough Entities: What You Need to Know to Evaluate, Manage, and Monitor Your Subrecipients

This 50-minute training instantly demystifies your organization's role as a passthrough entity. Did you know passthrough entities are required to provide direct oversight of each subawardee? 

We also provide insight on the critical details in a subaward.  

You get the training, your own secure portal, and valuable resources that can enhance your organization's efforts to manage federal and other government grants.  

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Client Transformations: 4 Case Studies of Organization That Improved Management of Federal Grants

This 50-minute training provides detailed case studies of four clients that enhanced management of their federal and other government grants.  

 The organizations featured are a medtech firm, a youth development organization, a state Audubon chapter, and a local United Way.

You get the training plus instant access to the downloadable Ultimate Government Grant Application Checklist. 

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Resources - Coming soon!

Here's your chance to finally learn (more) about government and other grants.

Sign up today to get the "How To Apply for Federal Grants" workbook!